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Financial Planning Fridays #89: Global Financial Crisis Case Study

In exchange for the wonderful superior long-term returns of stock, we need to occasionally endure a significant temporary decline. Some are more challenging than others and can be extremely difficult to go through, but like anything else are much easier if you are prepared. Let’s look at the largest temporary decline since the great depression […]


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Financial Planning Fridays #85: Temporary Market Declines During Bull Markets

We are currently in a bull market with the S&P 500 now up about 49% since the low made in October 2022. However, it has not gone straight up during that time- instead, the market has gone through a few temporary declines of 5-10%. This is very common, and I wanted to share with you […]


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Financial Planning Fridays #83: Our Core Investment Beliefs

We would like to share with you our core investment belief at Presilium.  We believe that the world is improving every year and that investing in stocks is the best way to grow your family’s wealth over the long-term.   The S&P 500 is now up about 300 thousand percent since 1950, which equates to 11.4% […]


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Financial Planning Fridays #70: Why We Invest

Happy New Year, we are looking forward to an amazing 2024 with you! To start the year, I wanted to discuss why we invest rather than just save.  We invest to build a future that is bigger and brighter for us and our families than we could have ever reached by saving alone.  Please let […]


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